Stories By Melissa Rohlin

  • Gregg Popovich admits mistake in trying to 'change' Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge Two days after LaMarcus Aldridge and the Spurs agreed to a three-year, $72.3 million contract extension, Spurs' coach Gregg Popovich said that he misused the power forward over the last two seasons.
  • Kawhi Leonard out for preseason with right quadriceps tendinopathy Kawhi Leonard is expected to miss the Spurs preseason because of right quadriceps tendinopathy, the team announced Saturday. "A timeline for his return to the court will be determined at a later date," the Spurs said in a press release. Coach...
  • Spurs Lamarcus Aldridge says he's older, used to the trade chatter game Heading into this season, it was uncertain whether LaMarcus Aldridge would be in Spurs uniform. His name was thrown around in several trade rumors over the summer, and at times his place on the roster seemed tenuous at best.
  • Gregg Popovich: 'Our country is an embarrassment in the world' Spurs' coach Gregg Popovich did not hold back when he was asked about the intersection of sports and politics at Spurs' media day on Monday.
  • Popovich slams Trump's 'childishness,' 'gratuitous fear-mongering' after political sports weekend Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich addressed reporters on Monday for media day and dabbled with his views on politics.
  • Magic sign former Spurs guard Jonathon Simmons to 3-year deal Jonathon Simmons has reportedly signed a three-year, $20 million deal with the Orlando Magic, league sources tell the Express-News.
  • Spurs' Popovich addresses possible Ginobili retirement, Leonard injury in season-ending interview One day after the Spurs were swept out of the Western Conference Finals by the Golden State Warriors, Gregg Popovich stood in front of a group of reporters and said he was really proud of his team.
  • Kawhi Leonard likely out for Game 4 Leonard, who tweaked his already sprained ankle in the third quarter of Game 1 of the series after landing on Zaza Pachulia's foot, missed the rest of that game and without him on the court, the Warriors used an 18-0 run to overcome a 25-point...
  • Spurs will have to face Warriors in Game 3 without Kawhi Leonard Kawhi Leonard (sprained left ankle) will not play in Game 3 of the Spurs' Western Conference Finals series against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday. "In the end, I guess it's my decision," Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said at shoot around...
  • Kawhi Leonard addresses his readiness for Game 3; talks Zaza Pachulia Kawhi Leonard, who has a sprained left ankle, is officially listed as questionable for Game 3 of the Spurs' Western Conference Finals series against Golden State on Saturday. Leonard spoke to the media for nearly four minutes at Friday's...
  • Five moments define Parker’s Spurs career Let’s take a trip down memory lane and look at the top five career highlights from Tony Parker’s career with San Antonio.
  • Five moments define Parker’s Spurs career Let’s take a trip down memory lane and look at the top five career highlights from Tony Parker’s career with San Antonio.
  • Gregg Popovich says his strategy against the Warriors is to pray Gregg Popovich has led the Spurs to five NBA championships and an unprecedented 20 straight playoff appearances, so the veteran coach should know exactly how to game plan against the Golden State Warriors. "Pray," he said at Spurs' practice...
  • Kawhi Leonard will play in Game 1 vs. Golden State on Sunday Leonard, who sustained a sprained left ankle in the third quarter of Game 5 against the Rockets, was sidelined late in the fourth quarter and in overtime of the Spurs' 110-107 win on Tuesday. He then missed the Spurs' 114-75 win over Houston in...
  • Spurs' Simmons: 'Been waiting my whole life' for Game 5 moment Simmons, a 27 year-old shooting guard, has emerged as an unexpected key player in the Spurs' second-round series against Houston.
  • Kawhi Leonard says he will play in Game 6 after sustaining ankle injury Kawhi Leonard, who sustained a left ankle injury in the Spurs' 110-107 overtime win over the Houston Rockets in Game 5 on Tuesday, said he will be able to play in Game 6 on Thursday in Houston.
  • If shoe fits, Spurs players can thank Wade For Travis Wade, the team’s equipment manager, it’s part of his job to know each player’s shoe preference.
  • Spurs' Ginobili on Parker: 'We’re not going to see him any time soon' Tony Parker sustained what the Spurs are calling a left leg injury in the fourth quarter of the team's 121-96 win over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday in Game 2 of their second-round playoff series, which is now tied 1-1.
  • Spurs' Tony Parker sustains left leg injury and is carried off of the court Tony Parker sustained what the Spurs are calling a left leg injury in the fourth quarter of the team's 121-96 win over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday in Game 2 of their second-round playoff series. He will have an MRI on Thursday. Parker...
  • Gregg Popovich to reporters: "What do I know, we just lost by 50?" After the Spurs' 27-point loss to the Houston Rockets in Game 1 of their second-round series on Monday, Spurs' coach Gregg Popovich was in a funny and self-deprecating mood at Spurs practice Tuesday. Surrounded by a group of reporters, the...